Study for Bringing up the guns; verso: not titled [figure study]

Accession Number ART90086
Collection type Art
Measurement sheet: 57 x 58.8 cm
Object type Work on paper
Physical description charcoal on paper
Maker Butler-George, May
alpha lithograph
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made 1919-1925
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Item copyright: AWM Licensed copyright


A study for Butler-George's plaster and bronze panels titled 'Bringing up the guns' (ART90084 and ART90405). The principal drawing depicts a soldier straining on a rope to haul artillery into position; the verso contains a study for the figure.